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A Destress 5k Walk in London

11/06/2018

By Antonia Smith The London team, which included Imagine’s staff members, volunteers, clients and Emo the Pug, had a lovely day while completing the Destress 5k Walk for Mental Health...

Our new CEO!

04/06/2018

After doing an amazing job for the last forty years, our CEO, Iain Brodie Browne is retiring. Iain’s passion and commitment to the charity and the people we support has...

Wigan walkers raise £600 for ‘Miles for Mental Health’ challenge

16/05/2018

  VOLUNTEER walkers from a Mental Health charity have raised £600 after completing a 34-mile challenge from Wigan to Liverpool. The ‘Miles for Mental Health’ event, created by Imagine Independence,...

De-Stress 5K along two well known River Banks

10/05/2018

"I beg your pardon," said the Mole, pulling himself together with an effort. "You must think me very rude; but all this is so new to me. So - this...

Meet Doug the Pug Therapy Dog

23/04/2018

  “If one is invested in the love of the Human Animal Bond, it is said that blood pressure is lowered, and the production of the stress hormone Cortisol is...

Walkers vs Mud and Miles

09/04/2018

Our fabulous and intrepid Miles for Mental Health walk organiser, Alan, has been out and about making sure that the route for the walk is A-OK.   He’s cycled the...

Miles for Mental Health 24th-26th April – Will you join us?

28/03/2018

Hi, Alan McCormick here, organiser of the Miles for Mental Health walk. I’m a really experienced hiker and get out and about regularly, often for 6-8 hours on my own...

CRAZYWISE – Rethinking Madness

22/03/2018

‘Phil explores the growing severity of the mental health crisis in America dominated by biomedical psychiatry. He discovers a growing movement of professionals and psychiatric survivors who demand alternative treatments...

Love Volunteering

12/02/2018

The Love For Volunteering Is Real By Antonia Smith Love Volunteering is an initiative to welcome new volunteers who may be interested in Imagine Croydon’s Mentoring and Befriending services. The...